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Electromyography

Synonym(s)

  • EMG - electromyography

Definition(s)

measurement and interpretation of the electrical manifestations of muscle activity.

Definition from: CRISP Thesaurus via Unified Medical Language SystemThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. at the National Library of Medicine

Recording of the changes in electric potential of muscle by means of surface or needle electrodes.

Definition from: MeSH via Unified Medical Language SystemThis link leads to a site outside Genetics Home Reference. at the National Library of Medicine

See also Understanding Medical Terminology.

 
Published: July 21, 2014